Hair picture (in frame)
Hair wreath in frame
Human hair, beads, wood
Overall: 33 x 28 x 6 in. ( 83.8 x 71.1 x 15.2 cm )
U-shaped floral wreath of hand-knit human hair with pearl-white beads set in the centers of some of the flowers; in the center of the wreath is a floral bunch and "1862" made of human hair; above the wreath are the intials, "M. A. R." of human hair; all sewn to a white mat and placed in a deep wooden oval frame with an interior band of gilt beaded moulding and outer frame decorated with floral decoration.
Gift of Miss Nellie S. Cobleigh and the late Henry Rice Cobleigh
knit: above wreath: "M. A. R./ 1862"
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